More Christmas Memories | Banning Lane

December 21, 2015

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I mentioned in my last post how I am using my December kits to document some of my most favorite and memorable childhood Christmas memories. It has been so much fun to take a walk down memory lane. This past week I carved out a few hours to record a couple more memories.

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Can I just say how much I LOVE that gold album!! 

I have a ton of Santa memories, and a ton of pictures to go with them. There is one memory that sticks out from all the rest, and that is the one I decided to put in my album. I think the red Ho Ho Ho card is so cute and obviously is perfect for this story. I don't think you can tell from the picture, but my journaling is printed out in strips and then taped to my card. I like the added texture and interest the strips bring to my otherwise simple page.

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For my second layout I tell the story about the year I got my bass guitar. My journaling focuses less on actually getting the guitar and more on the experiences that came from learning how to play it. I started a lot of my sentences with "what I didn't know then." 

I love how this page came together. Words + photo and a few simple embellishments. The card that has big white polka dots is actually cut from a bag that some embellishments came in. To make that pocket just a little more special, I added the gold enamel dots to all the white circles. I really like how it turned out!

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 I already created a title page for my album, which would have been perfectly fine on its own, but I decided to add a "my reason why" tag. I think it is a nice touch, plus it gave me a great spot to use some of the super fun strings and fibers that came in the kit. 

(PS. I am aware of the misspelled word!! It has been corrected. My only excuse... I'm sick)

If you want to see how these came together, you can watch the process video below.




Dannielle | Banning Lane
Dannielle | Banning Lane

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Evelyn
Evelyn

December 21, 2015

I love your pages, Dannielle! And this tag is such a great idea and I love that you’ve used all of the ribbons together. Such a beautiful album!

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